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ApocalyptiCAT, (c) Franca Bartholomäi

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ApocalyptiCAT, (c) Franca Bartholomäi

27 August 2014 – 10 October 2014

ApocalyptiCAT - Woodcuts and Papercuts by Franca Bartholomäi

Franca Bartholomäi’s woodcuts and papercuts are unique within German contemporary art. No other artist combines the tradition and iconography of woodcut with romantic and psychedelic motifs from the 19th and 20th centuries to form images with such expressive power. More...

18 August 2014 – 6 October 2014

Film Captures the Great War

These four films examine aspects of and reactions to the Great War by artists and soldiers. In conjunction with the exhibition Postcards from the Trenches: Germans and Americans Visualize the Great War. More...

We are closed on September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day.

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